A landmark collection of essays from leading international scholars offering a variety of perspectives on Othello. In recent years, work on Othello has engaged every scholarly interest: textual studies, historicism, feminism, gender and sexuality studies, critical race studies, post-colonial studies, reception studies, and more. The essays in this volume are based in scrupulous close reading, are historically informed, are theoretically sophisticated, taking Othello in new directions and giving students a wide range of routes into the play for their continuing study.... deftly manages to suggest that his words, and the life they represent, are indeed a#39;wondrousa#39; a without quite appearing ... mouldeda#39; by someone else.3 My aim in this essay is to analyse the power speech has in Othello to move the passionsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Othello: The State of Play|
|Author||:||Lena Cowen Orlin|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2014-04-24|